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2022 Lecture: 
What Does a Learning Health System Really Mean?
Part of the Dr. Loren Roth quality and patient safety Speaker Series of UPMC

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Tuesday, March 22, 12:15-1:30 p.m.

University Club, Ballroom B or Webcast via Zoom 

Keynote speaker

Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH, FRCP
Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Care Innovation, Health Sciences
Distinguished Professor, Mitchell P. Fink Professor, and Chair of Critical Care Medicine, Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine
Professor of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health
Professor of Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh
Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC

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Educational Credit

This event is Pitt Public Health Grand Rounds eligible. This event will also provide AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits for physicians and AAPA Category 1 CME credits for physician assistants.

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About the lecture

This event is sponsored by the Family of Anne C. Sonis, the Pitt Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management, the Center for Research on Health Care of the Division of General Internal Medicine, and the Wolff Center at UPMC. The Sonis Lecture is our major annual event focusing on health care quality and safety. The lecture draws a broad audience, including faculty, from residents, fellows, and alumni from across Pitt's schools of the Health Sciences and health practitioners and administrators from UPMC, the VA, and throughout the region. 

About Anne Sonis

For more than two decades, this lectureship has honored Anne C. Sonis, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother social worker and faculty at the University of Pittsburgh who had a personal interest in and professional commitment to the idea of assuring every citizen the right to compassionate, high quality health care. Sonis was an initiator and first director of the quality assurance program at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC.